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Allyson Felix

American,  Athlete
Total Quotes : 35
Race Always Been

Before a race, I block out what's going on in the stadium. It's different for everyone. But for me, I've always been able to block it out. For a sprint race, it's important not to get distracted.

- Allyson Felix

Gift Been Learned

I have learned that track doesn't define me. My faith defines me. I'm running because I have been blessed with a gift.

- Allyson Felix

Love Great I Love

I love a great pair of jeans and a nice blouse.

- Allyson Felix

She Professor Great Faith

My dad's a pastor and a seminary professor; my mom, she has such great faith.

- Allyson Felix

Strength Half Hours

I spend around two and half hours on the track every day running and another 2 hours in the weight room lifting weights with my strength coach.

- Allyson Felix

Through Big Visualization

I am a big believer in visualization. I run through my races mentally so that I feel even more prepared.

- Allyson Felix

Race Reason Sure

My mom is great and I make sure that we pray together before every race. She helps me put everything in perspective and remind me of the real reason I run.

- Allyson Felix

Feel Old I Feel

I feel old.

- Allyson Felix

Amazing Up Christian Home

I grew up in a Christian home with amazing parents.

- Allyson Felix

Role Model Role Model

Being a role model is a privilege.

- Allyson Felix

Body Sprinter

I don't have a sprinter's body.

- Allyson Felix

Strength Think Mine

Most people don't think about plyometrics when they think about powerful strength. But I do lots of them to build mine.

- Allyson Felix

Love Individual Something

I love the relays. Track is such an individual sport, so it's fun to do something together.

- Allyson Felix

Week Hours Six

I spend around three hours on the track and two hours in the weight room, five or six days a week.

- Allyson Felix

Yesterday Always Give

I always want to give more than I gave yesterday.

- Allyson Felix

Caught Frustrated

I myself am frustrated in just where sports are at. It's a hard thing when you're out there working every day, and you know that someone else is cheating and they may not necessarily get caught.

- Allyson Felix

Dress Still Laid

I'm really laid back but I still like to dress up sometimes.

- Allyson Felix

New Always Very

I always look back to my first Olympic medal in 2004 in Athens. I was very new to the sport, and it was my first big win at the Olympics.

- Allyson Felix

Sports Think I Think

I think that kids aren't even exploring the option of sports anymore, and they don't even know what they could do.

- Allyson Felix

Want Matter Competitive

I'm just competitive. It doesn't matter what it is. I want to win.

- Allyson Felix